Our Vision

The New Zealand Association of Intermediate and Middle Schools (NZAIMS) is the Promoter of Middle Schooling (Years 7–10) in New Zealand.

We aim to:

  • Promote middle schooling in New Zealand.
  • Promote professional development that effectively influences middle schooling.     
  • Be “the voice” of middle schooling at national decision-maker level.


NZAIMS Strategy 2018:

  • Promote, advocate and articulate middle schooling in all theatres.
  • Provide and promote high-quality PLD for middle schooling practitioners.
  • Using an inclusive approach expand membership to include providers of middle schooling.
  • Promote the expansive and enabling New Zealand Curriculum.
  • Support and facilitate the NZAIMS games.
  • Hold an election for president and vice president during the 2018 year.

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